Teaching and Learning Resources

 Listed below are resources to help faculty excel in their teaching experience at CBU. The information listed is routinely updated with current best practices and tutorials.  If you have suggestions that you feel would benefit the campus faculty please contact us at tlc@calbaptist.edu

On-Demand Video Tutorials

Blackboard Tutorials - These are the most common questions asked. The videos listed provide solutions.    

Video Icon How To Make Your Course Available to Students
Video Icon How to Create Announcements in Your Course
Video Icon How to Add a Tool Link to Your Course (How to Add/Change Your Course Navigation)
Video Icon Using the Content Editor (How to Add Your Syllabus to Your Course)
Video Icon How to Use SafeAssign in Assignments
Video IconHow To Create a Test 
Video IconHow to Set Test Options

Blackboard's complete list of video tutorials 

Known Issues with Browsers

Professional Development  

On-Campus Training
The Teaching and Learning Center offers a variety of training throughout each semester.

Teaching with Technology

Additional Teaching Resources:

Course Syllabus Template
Faculty Peer Evaluation Instructions
Student of Concern Report
Faculty/Academic Staff – Profile Editing Instructions

Follow the instructions below to edit an individual profile for the Faculty/Academic Staff user role.

  1. Begin by logging into your account via the login page located at
    https://marketing.calbaptist.edu/faculty_directory/ (with your CBU email address and password).
  2. Upon successful login, you will be redirected to the “Edit Profile” page.

Instructional Guide


Faculty Livetext account expired?  
Instructions on how to renew your account.


Grade Submissions
How to Submit Online Grades on insidecbu
Your Course Record Book - CRB
Grade Change Policy and Form - insidecbu login required
Grading FAQ